NYSE:BGG - Briggs & Stratton Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $12.22 +0.06 (+0.49 %) (As of 03/26/2019 10:01 AM ET)Previous Close$12.16Today's Range$12.2195 - $12.299952-Week Range$11.34 - $21.83Volume7,833 shsAverage Volume346,705 shsMarket Capitalization$514.51 millionP/E Ratio9.47Dividend Yield4.53%Beta0.9 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Briggs & Stratton Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, sells, and services gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment to the original equipment manufacturers in the United States. It operates in two segments, Engines and Products. The Engines segment offers four-cycle aluminum alloy gasoline engines that are used primarily by the lawn and garden equipment industry. This segment's products are used in various lawn and garden equipment applications, including walk-behind lawn mowers, riding lawn mowers, garden tillers, and snow throwers, as well as products for industrial, construction, agricultural, and other consumer applications, such as portable and standby generators, pumps, and pressure washers. It also manufactures and sells replacement engines and service parts to sales and service distributors. This segment primarily sells commercial engines under the Vanguard brand. The Products segment primarily provides a line of lawn and garden power equipment, turf care products, portable and standby generators, pressure washers, snow throwers, and job site products. This segment sells its products through various channels of retail distribution comprising consumer home centers, warehouse clubs, mass merchants, independent dealers and distributors, and online merchants under its own brands that include the Briggs & Stratton, Simplicity, Snapper, Snapper Pro, Ferris, Allmand, Billy Goat, Murray, Branco, and Victa, as well as other brands, which comprise Craftsman and Troy-Bilt. The company also exports its products to customers in Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada. Briggs & Stratton Corporation was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. Receive BGG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BGG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Engines & turbines Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNYSE:BGG Previous Symbol CUSIP10904310 CIK14195 Webwww.basco.com Phone414-259-5333Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.39 Current Ratio1.31 Quick Ratio0.47Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.47 Forward P/E Ratio10.63 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.88 billion Price / Sales0.27 Cash Flow$2.6453 per share Price / Cash Flow4.62 Book Value$13.37 per share Price / Book0.91Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.29 Net Income$-11,320,000.00 Net Margins-1.24% Return on Equity8.12% Return on Assets2.81%Miscellaneous Employees5,185 Outstanding Shares42,100,000Market Cap$514.51 million Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Briggs & Stratton (NYSE:BGG) Frequently Asked Questions What is Briggs & Stratton's stock symbol? Briggs & Stratton trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BGG." How often does Briggs & Stratton pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Briggs & Stratton? Briggs & Stratton announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 23rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Wednesday, April 3rd. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.58%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 18th. View Briggs & Stratton's Dividend History. How will Briggs & Stratton's stock buyback program work? Briggs & Stratton announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, April 25th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 5.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Briggs & Stratton's earnings last quarter? Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 23rd. The industrial products company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.05. The industrial products company earned $505.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $461.71 million. Briggs & Stratton had a positive return on equity of 8.12% and a negative net margin of 1.24%. The firm's revenue was up 13.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.25 EPS. View Briggs & Stratton's Earnings History. When is Briggs & Stratton's next earnings date? Briggs & Stratton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Briggs & Stratton. How can I listen to Briggs & Stratton's earnings call? Briggs & Stratton will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, April 26th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What guidance has Briggs & Stratton issued on next quarter's earnings? Briggs & Stratton issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.10-1.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.44. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.94 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of prior $1.40-1.60.Briggs & Stratton also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.10-1.30 EPS. What price target have analysts set for BGG? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Briggs & Stratton's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect Briggs & Stratton's stock price to reach $18.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 50.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Briggs & Stratton. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Briggs & Stratton? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Briggs & Stratton in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Briggs & Stratton. Has Briggs & Stratton been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about BGG stock have trended somewhat negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Briggs & Stratton earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Briggs & Stratton's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Briggs & Stratton include Mosenergo Pao (AOMOY), TPI Composites (TPIC), China Yuchai International (CYD), Westport Fuel Systems (WPRT), Power Solutions International (PSIX), Terra Tech (TRTC), Capstone Turbine (CPST), REGI U.S. (RGUS), American Power Group (APGI) and Coates International (COTE). What other stocks do shareholders of Briggs & Stratton own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Briggs & Stratton investors own include CVS Health (CVS), Micron Technology (MU), AT&T (T), Schlumberger (SLB), General Electric (GE), Pfizer (PFE), NVIDIA (NVDA), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) and Paypal (PYPL). Who are Briggs & Stratton's key executives? Briggs & Stratton's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Todd J. Teske, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 54)Mr. Mark Alan Schwertfeger, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 42)Ms. Kathryn Mary Buono, VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Principal Compliance Officer (Age 57)Mr. William H. Reitman, Sr. VP & Pres of Global Support (Age 63)Mr. David James Rodgers, Sr. VP and Pres of Engines & Power (Age 48) Who are Briggs & Stratton's major shareholders? Briggs & Stratton's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.32%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (8.72%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.55%), LSV Asset Management (5.56%), Northern Trust Corp (2.10%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.86%). Company insiders that own Briggs & Stratton stock include Andrea L Golvach, David J Rodgers, Frank M Jaehnert, Todd J Teske and William H Reitman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Briggs & Stratton. Which major investors are selling Briggs & Stratton stock? BGG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Advisors LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, TD Asset Management Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Millennium Management LLC, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., RPG Investment Advisory LLC and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Briggs & Stratton. Which major investors are buying Briggs & Stratton stock? BGG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brandes Investment Partners LP, Norges Bank, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, QS Investors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. and LSV Asset Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for Briggs & Stratton. How do I buy shares of Briggs & Stratton? Shares of BGG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Briggs & Stratton's stock price today? One share of BGG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.2195. How big of a company is Briggs & Stratton? Briggs & Stratton has a market capitalization of $514.44 million and generates $1.88 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-11,320,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.29 on an earnings per share basis. Briggs & Stratton employs 5,185 workers across the globe. What is Briggs & Stratton's official website? The official website for Briggs & Stratton is http://www.basco.com. How can I contact Briggs & Stratton? Briggs & Stratton's mailing address is 12301 WEST WIRTH STREET, WAUWATOSA WI, 53222. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 414-259-5333. MarketBeat Community Rating for Briggs & Stratton (NYSE BGG)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 221 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 212 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 433MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Briggs & Stratton and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BGG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BGG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do You Make Money With Penny Stocks?